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noninvasive

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adjective non·in·va·sive \-in-ˈvā-siv, -ziv\

Simple Definition of noninvasive

  • medical : done without cutting the body or putting something into the body

Full Definition of noninvasive

  1. 1 :  not tending to spread; specifically :  not tending to infiltrate and destroy healthy tissue <noninvasive cancer of the bladder>

  2. 2 :  not being or involving an invasive medical procedure <noninvasive imaging techniques>

non·in·va·sive·ly adverb

Examples of noninvasive

  1. noninvasive techniques of measuring brain activity



1968

First Known Use of noninvasive

1968


Medical Dictionary

noninvasive

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adjective non·in·va·sive \ˌnän-in-ˈvā-siv, -ziv\

Medical Definition of noninvasive

  1. 1:  not tending to spread; specifically :  not tending to infiltrate and destroy healthy tissue <noninvasive cancer of the bladder>

  2. 2:  not being or involving an invasive medical procedure <noninvasive imaging techniques that do not require the injection of dyes>

  3. non·in·va·sive·ly adverb
    non·in·va·sive·ness noun




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